File Extension Library

.MAK File Extension

  • Category: Developer Files
  • Format: Text

What are .MAK files and how to open them?

Can't open .MAK file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .MAK file.

What is a .MAK file extension?

.MAK file extension has been classified as Developer Files. The format of .MAK file is Text

.MAK is Makefile

Developer file used by compilers and software development IDEs; stores instructions that specify how source files are compiled and linked.

Makefiles more commonly use the filename Makefile, which does not have a file extension.

List of all softwares that can open the Makefile
Microsoft Visual Studio 2017
Apple Xcode

How to fix problems with .MAK files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .MAK files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .MAK file format
  2. You need to check the .MAK file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)